The annual convention for the American Indian Science and Engineering Society hosted a workshop the place college students created metadata to coach a photograph recognition algorithm to know a picture’s cultural significance. The college students tagged pictures of ceremonial sage in a seashell and a 19th-century picture of Native American children exterior a boarding college, with phrases carrying indigenous connotations. The researchers then compared the algorithm’s responses to those generated by a major picture recognition utility. Florida International University’s W. Victor H. Yarlott said more correct knowledge makes AI systems more consultant of human intelligence. In a Pew Research Center survey of 10,260 U.S. adults, 78% of these polled had been towards surgically implanting a chip in their brains to enhance their cognitive skills. However, 59% of respondents viewed the technology as more acceptable if given the ability to turn the chip on and off.

Toshiba shareholders today rejected two …

Read More